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Cracking the Complex

By | November 1, 2015

Using mass spec to study protein-protein interactions


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How We Age

By | March 1, 2015

From DNA damage to cellular miscommunication, aging is a mysterious and multifarious process.

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Protein Helps Cells Adapt—or Die

By | July 3, 2014

Scientists show how cell stress both prevents and promotes cell suicide in a study that’s equally divisive.


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By | January 1, 2014

Meet some of the people featured in the January 2014 issue of The Scientist.


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The Bright Side of Prions

By | January 1, 2014

Associated with numerous neurological diseases, misfolded proteins may also play decisive roles in normal cellular functioning.  


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Atomic Force Microscopy

By | April 2, 2013

The new technique reveals unprecedented details of microscopic life.


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Structure by Feel

By | April 1, 2013

Applying the sensitive touch of atomic force microscopy to DNA, cells, and proteins

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Game On

By | January 3, 2013

Check out some of the games being used in serious scientific research, education, and treatment.


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Games for Science

By | January 1, 2013

Scientists are using video games to tap the collective intelligence of people around the world, while doctors and educators are turning to games to treat and teach.


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Staying in Touch

By | January 1, 2013

Searching for life beyond our teeming planet has led to some innovative collaborative approaches to generating knowledge right here at home.

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